What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name NELLIS, FAY V Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $11,334.97 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, JAMES E Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $11,334.59 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Dannemora Amount $11,334.59 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXSON, ROBERT M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $11,333.45 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CAMERON J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $11,333.33 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOLA, DOROTHY M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $11,333.12 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOULLAR, NANCY M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $11,333.10 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGRODNIK, JO ANN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $11,332.75 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBECKER, LAURA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $11,332.75 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CARA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $11,332.64 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, BONNIE L Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $11,332.24 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHAUNA R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $11,332.21 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LATASHA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,332.05 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, SHERYL L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,331.76 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENDT, KYLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,331.60 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, DARNELLA C Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $11,331.26 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, TINA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,330.64 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MARYELLEN Employer name Town of Durham Amount $11,330.61 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMER, JANE G Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $11,330.52 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, SAMANTHA J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $11,330.09 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, TARA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $11,330.08 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $11,329.74 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, PAMELA Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $11,329.74 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, CAROLE F Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $11,329.68 Date 06/18/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPPERT, MICHAEL A Employer name Hughsonville Fire District Amount $11,329.09 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CAREY R Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $11,328.97 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLWARD, MARIA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,328.68 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, AMY D Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,328.30 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, PAMELA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,328.19 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLA, SHERRY B Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $11,327.95 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $11,327.89 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELA, ROSEMARY S Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $11,327.81 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DARYL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,327.61 Date 01/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, WOLF E Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $11,327.53 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIERE, AURELIA Employer name Town of Tully Amount $11,327.48 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MICHELLE Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $11,326.91 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, CLAYDALE Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $11,326.65 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKEWOOD, NICOLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,326.38 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, SANDRA L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $11,326.27 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUBITZ, ERICH P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,326.18 Date 09/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, MICHELE L Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $11,325.85 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $11,325.67 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMEELK, THOMAS C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,325.60 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $11,325.48 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERLE, ERIC S Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $11,325.34 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $11,325.34 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOSEK, LAWRENCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $11,325.11 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, ROBERT K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $11,325.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOSA, AFIX Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,324.91 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, TAYLOR B Employer name Lewis County Amount $11,324.76 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, JERRY J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $11,324.60 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MELISSA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $11,324.53 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, JENNIFER Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,324.50 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISON, CORY M Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $11,324.40 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAYA, SONIA S O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,324.25 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, JUDITH E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,323.83 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTE, LORRAINE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $11,323.48 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON-WAGAR, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $11,323.38 Date 05/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, BINOY K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $11,323.05 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CARMEN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $11,322.77 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, TIFFANY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,322.57 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DEBRA E Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $11,322.48 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, AMY L Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $11,322.04 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, MICHELE E Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $11,321.75 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY, BRIAN L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,321.36 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALE, MARTINE Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $11,320.85 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $11,320.66 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, KENDRA A Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $11,320.32 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCHER, RACHELLE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $11,319.75 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLEMBA, LISA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $11,319.17 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTANDO, TINA L Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $11,319.00 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHA, CATHERINE M Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $11,318.76 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALFANO, JANET Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $11,318.46 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE', MARY ELLEN Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $11,318.19 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKERS, KATHERINE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $11,318.09 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHINSKI, LISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $11,318.01 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, CINDY R Employer name Erie County Amount $11,317.72 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTER, BRANDON R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $11,317.66 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, KATHLEEN V Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $11,317.52 Date 05/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVICKAS, ANN MARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $11,317.42 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, CRYSTAL L Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $11,317.03 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, JORDAN C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,316.24 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABARE, ELISHA D Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,315.94 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, CYNTHIA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $11,315.77 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, SUSAN W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $11,315.72 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, MITCHELL C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $11,315.43 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIER, KATHY R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $11,315.28 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LAURA L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,315.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGREDI, WENDY S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,315.06 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERELINE, ROBIN L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $11,315.00 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDY, DENIS Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $11,314.57 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUREUTER, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $11,314.50 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, HEIDI A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $11,314.47 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAINO, NIKKI M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $11,314.20 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JASON B Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $11,313.89 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISER, RANDY E Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $11,313.75 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SHANICE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,313.67 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVOINO, PATRICIA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,313.38 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOTCH, SCOTT P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $11,313.34 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, GWENDOLYN D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $11,313.12 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System